Waste & recycling

Driveability when supporting society

Collecting refuse and waste is supposed to be a solution - not a problem. Therefore it is important to keep emissions low. Good handling characteristics, a clear overview of the surrounding traffic and good loading capabilities are also factors to consider. For these assignments the Volvo FM is an ideal truck.

The vehicles are defined by:

  • Perfect visibility
  • Low emissions
  • Steerable pusher for excellent manoeuvrability and minimised tyre wear
  • Additional mirrors
  • Back up monitor
  • Powertronic transmission for unbeatable stop-and-go driving
  • Electronic speed limiter
  • 4x2, 6x2 or 6x4 drive depending on load requirements
  • Short rear overhang for load carrier
  • Easy entrance access